WINDSOR — The Mass of burial for Kathleen R. “Kitty” Boutilier, 94, a longtime resident of Windsor who died March 11, 2012 at the Cedar Hill Continuing Healthcare Center in Windsor will be on Friday, March 16 at 11 a.m. at the St. Francis of Assisi Church. Rev. Raphael Nyabenda, Pastor, will be the Celebrant. Friends may call from 10 a.m.-11 a.m. Committal services will follow in the St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery in Windsor. A reception for family and friends will follow at the Windsor Elks Lodge.
She was born June 10, 1917, in Windsor, the daughter of Louis and Nora (Jacquin) Robideau.
She received her schooling in Windsor and graduated from Windsor High School in 1936.
She married William B. “Red” Boutilier in Windsor on June 10, 1939. She was a loving mother and wife and enjoyed caring for her family.
Mrs. Boutilier was a longtime member of St. Francis of Assisi Church in Windsor where she was a member of the Catholic Daughters, Court of St. Francis. She enjoyed sewing, knitting and crocheting, and had belonged to a sewing club of family and friends. She especially enjoyed attending family cookouts and spending time with her family.
Survivors include one son, Richard Boutilier and his wife, Anita of Windsor; one daughter, Joan Allen and her longtime companion, Paul Seaver of Reading; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; her sister-in-law, Margaret Robideau of Windsor; several nieces and nephews.
Her husband of 63 years passed away on Jan. 12, 2003; an infant son, William Boutilier in 1941; two brothers, Francis Robideau and Mathias Robideau; and one sister, Genevieve Tessier.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center, 289 County Road, Windsor, 05089.
The Knight Funeral Home in Windsor is entrusted with the arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed to her family in an online guestbook at www.knightfuneralhomes.com
This obituary first appeared in the March 15, 2012 print edition of the Vermont Standard.
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